The ‘Windows spyware’ Archives
Posted November 4, 2004 by

Web Page Cannot Be Displayed After Removing Spyware

Spyware and spyware removal often will break your Internet connection. This tutorial contains some tips for correcting this issue.

Category Windows spyware

Posted October 29, 2004 by

How to Use Hijack This to Clean Spyware From Your System

Hijack This is a powerful tool against spyware. The following Tech-Recipes tutorial contains some useful hints for using it.

Category Windows spyware

Posted October 8, 2004 by

Turn off System Restore When Cleaning Spyware that Keeps Coming Back

I have found that many spyware programs will hijack the Windows System Restore feature even if you have a good spyware removal program. (My favorite is SpySweeper.) This Tech-Recipes tutorial explains how to turn off System Restore which many spyware programs use to keep returning even if you have deleted them.

Category Windows spyware

Posted September 11, 2004 by

NT/2000/XP: Clearing Relaunching Spyware Processes

Many spyware programs now come in twos, so that if one is killed the other will restart it. They also set up blocks to prevent other programs such as Spybot or AdAware from launching. In order to remove the infection, you must kill both processes in rapid sucession. The following Tech-Recipes tutorial explains using the […]

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Posted September 11, 2004 by

Spyware and Malware Removal – Links and Hints

Do you have spyware on your system? Here are some suggestions for removal and hints for keeping it off in the future.

Category Windows spyware

Posted August 24, 2004 by

Remove Spyware Running on Your PC

Numerous applications and web pages install spyware without your knowledge or permission. Spyware collects and disseminates information about those using them. It can track your surfing habits, abuse your Internet connection by sending this data to a third party, profile your shopping preferences, hijack your browser start page or pages, or alter important system files. […]

Category Windows spyware